Reasons to choose ANU

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Choose Australia's #1 university

You're on point if you've chosen a degree from The Australian National University (ANU). We're one of the very best universities in the world.

Choose our 5-star teacher-to-student ratio

Our ratio of teachers to students is the highest among Australia's top universities so you'll be on first name terms with some seriously smart people. 

Choose #1 for employability

At ANU, you'll get a top-notch qualification and an educational experience to help you stand out in the jobs market, here and overseas, if that's your goal.

  • Hands-on experience in places like the Australian Parliament, the United Nations, the Climate Change Institute ...  
  • Exclusive opportunities for travel, even in first-year through PRIMO.
  • The ability to get involved, make lifelong friends, and develop your leadership skills on campus.    

Choose guaranteed accommodation

Over 5,000 students live at ANU - more than at any other Australian university and we guarantee accommodation for first-year interstate students. Apply now and delete 'find a place to live' from your to do list.

Choose lifestyle

One of the great things about studying at ANU is the experience - on and off campus.

Explore Canberra's bustling, trendy suburbs with award-winning baristas, nightlife and restaurants all a few minutes' walk from our student ressies which are some of the best in Australia. Plus, Lonely Planet just announced Canberra as one of the top three cities to visit in 2018

Choose for yourself

ANU isn't your local university. It's a learning destination where you'll meet people from around the world, develop your international network, and get a truly global perspective on things.  

If this all sounds like you, then it's your time to choose ANU.

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